DAVID M. RICHARDSON, aged 80 years, beloved husband for 52 years to Helen (nee Kanuk), dear father of Nathaniel R., Michael M. (wife Lori) and Susan A. Cocita, loving grandfather of Maria, Melissa and Anthony Cocita, devoted son of the late Robert R. and Virginia (nee Wilkin), brother of the late Sara “Sally” Richardson. Contributions in memory of David suggested to Hospice of the Western Reserve or the American Cancer Society.
David was born on November 4, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois, and passed away on May 25, 2017 at Hospice of the Western Reserve. He resided in Lyndhurst, Ohio for 45 years and was a member of St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Church in Highland Heights.
David served as an honorably discharged veteran in the United States Coast Guard. He was employed in plastic machinery sales, first with the VanDorn Co., and lastly with EPCO. He enjoyed listening to country western music, working on a model railroad, and golf. The most enjoyment came from golf.
Relatives and friends are requested to meet for the Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Church at 10:30 AM. Private burial in Lake View Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute and celebrate the life of David at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF SOUTH EUCLID, 4600 MAYFIELD RD. (just East of Green Rd.) TUESDAY 4-8 PM.Print This Obituary & Condolences